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John Joseph Blackiston
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1847
Kent County
Maryland, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1913
Rock Hall
Kent County
Maryland, USA

BAPTISM: John Joseph Blackiston born Mar. 1 1846 baptized Jan. 14 1880, parents James and Mary E. Blackiston by Rev. George Leary. Rock Hall.

MARRIAGE: Kent Co. Jno J. Blackiston 23 single shoemaker res. Kent Co m. Jun 15 1869 to Julia C. Adkinson 22 widow res. Kent Co. at Rees' Corner by Rev. D.C. Ridgeway. Licenses says John J. Blackiston to Julia C. Adkinson of Kent Co m. June 14, 1869 by Rev. D.C. Ridgeway.

MARRIAGE: Kent Co News June 19 1869 Blackiston-Atkinson On Tue. last 8pm at the M.E. Parsonage, Rees' Corner by the Rev. D.C. Ridgeway, John Blackiston to Mrs. Julia Atkinson-- all of this county.

DEATH: John Joseph Blackiston Rock Hall, Kent Co, married, born Mar 1 1847 age 65y 11m0d, born Kent Co parents James E. Blackiston born Kent Co and Mary E. Stevens born Kent Co, info. Julia C. Blackiston of Rock Hall, heart disease, died Feb 1 1913 at 4pm, always lived in Kent, merchant. Cert. 2094

OBIT: Rock Hall Notes Death of Mr. Blackiston, Mr. John J. Blackiston, long a prominent citizen and businessman of this section, died very suddenly on Saturday afternoon at his home. John was a fine neighbor, good citizen and a hustler in business. He had been in poor health for several years during which time his going in and out among us has been retarded, and everyone has missed him greatly. Besides his widow, two children, Columbus Blackiston and Mrs. Charles Crouch survive. Funeral services conducted by Elder Paap took place at S.D. at church on Tuesday afternoon in the presence of a large assembly.

BIBLE: Bible record of Leonard Leary Rock Hall has The Cottage Bible published 1835 which says "George Leary Jr. and Mrs. Mary E. Blackiston were married Oct. 15, 1871, John Joseph Blackiston and Julia Christianna Leary Adkinson were m. June 15, 1869, William T. Adkinson and Julia C. Leary were m. Jan. 4, 1863, George Leary m. Mary Ann Sims were m. Nov. 15, 1832." 
Family links: 
  James Eagle Blackiston (1808 - 1869)
  Mary Emily Stephens Blackiston Leary (1825 - 1902)
  Julia Christina Leary Blackiston (1845 - 1915)*
  Mary Naomi Young Blackiston Davies (1870 - 1895)*
  Grace Frances Blackiston Crouch (1875 - 1948)*
  Columbus Augustus Blackiston (1877 - 1928)*
*Calculated relationship
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Wesley Chapel Cemetery
Rock Hall
Kent County
Maryland, USA
Created by: Christos Christou Jr.
Record added: Aug 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116114688


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